The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for OO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited OO over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Object-Oriented (OO)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 38 38 40
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Contract jobs citing OO 6 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.82% 2.69% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.17% 3.21% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 2
Median daily rate £380 £350 £510
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -31.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £238 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £400 £582
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £47.50 £42.25 £40.00
% change year-on-year +12.42% +5.62%  

OO is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 276 374 340
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 83.64% 83.86% 79.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 282 217
Median daily rate £435 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £700 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 11
Median hourly rate £22.75 £18.21 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.93% +45.68%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire citing OO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for OO in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing OO in South Yorkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for OO in South Yorkshire

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for OO in South Yorkshire

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Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing OO within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Doncaster -4 3 £390 +64.21%
Sheffield +2 2 £375 +3.44% 6
OO
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing OO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for OO.

1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
2 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (40.74%) JSON
3 11 (40.74%) SOA
3 11 (40.74%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
4 10 (37.04%) XML
4 10 (37.04%) Spring
5 9 (33.33%) CSS
5 9 (33.33%) SOAP
5 9 (33.33%) HTML
6 8 (29.63%) Subversion
7 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
7 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 6 (22.22%) Node.js
8 6 (22.22%) SQL
8 6 (22.22%) Web Services
9 5 (18.52%) MySQL
9 5 (18.52%) Oracle
9 5 (18.52%) JAXB
9 5 (18.52%) TDD
9 5 (18.52%) REST
9 5 (18.52%) CSS3
9 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
9 5 (18.52%) Data Structures
9 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
9 5 (18.52%) RESTful
9 5 (18.52%) Java EE

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Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (3.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.70%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.93%) NoSQL
2 5 (18.52%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
3 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.70%) CouchDB
4 1 (3.70%) Redis
Development Applications
1 10 (37.04%) Git (software)
2 8 (29.63%) Subversion
3 4 (14.81%) Maven
3 4 (14.81%) Mercurial
4 3 (11.11%) Jenkins
5 2 (7.41%) Gradle
6 1 (3.70%) DbUnit
6 1 (3.70%) Eclipse
6 1 (3.70%) IntelliJ
6 1 (3.70%) jMock
6 1 (3.70%) JUnit
6 1 (3.70%) Mockito
6 1 (3.70%) SonarQube
6 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (7.41%) Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (92.59%) Developer
2 16 (59.26%) Java Developer
3 4 (14.81%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Architect
5 1 (3.70%) C# Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (3.70%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (3.70%) HTML Developer
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Python Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) JSON
2 10 (37.04%) Spring
2 10 (37.04%) XML
3 9 (33.33%) CSS
3 9 (33.33%) HTML
3 9 (33.33%) SOAP
4 6 (22.22%) Node.js
4 6 (22.22%) Web Services
5 5 (18.52%) AngularJS
5 5 (18.52%) CSS3
5 5 (18.52%) HTML5
5 5 (18.52%) Java EE
5 5 (18.52%) JAXB
5 5 (18.52%) REST
5 5 (18.52%) RESTful
6 4 (14.81%) React
7 3 (11.11%) Ember.js
8 2 (7.41%) Apache Camel
8 2 (7.41%) Backbone.js
8 2 (7.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (18.52%) Data Structures
3 4 (14.81%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.70%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (59.26%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (40.74%) SOA
3 7 (25.93%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (22.22%) Test Automation
5 5 (18.52%) Mobile Development
5 5 (18.52%) TDD
6 4 (14.81%) DevOps
6 4 (14.81%) Microservices
7 3 (11.11%) BDD
7 3 (11.11%) OOP
7 3 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.11%) Web Design
8 2 (7.41%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (7.41%) Front End Development
8 2 (7.41%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.41%) OOD
8 2 (7.41%) Scrum
9 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
9 1 (3.70%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) Java
2 16 (59.26%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) C#
4 3 (11.11%) PHP
4 3 (11.11%) Python
4 3 (11.11%) Ruby
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) Go
5 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Oracle
2 1 (3.70%) Google
2 1 (3.70%) IBM
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) MuleSoft
2 1 (3.70%) TIBCO